An Ipswich-based English teacher to your home or online

Our English Tutors in Ipswich are all fully-qualified teachers, who also offer their skills as high-quality home tutors. All are subject-specialists, professional, reliable, and are up-to-date with Examination Boards and the current demands of a changing curriculum. Lessons are taught at your home or online and are scheduled at your convenience; whether weekdays, evenings or weekends.

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Many parents get frustrated by poor quality, unqualified tutors. That’s why all 18,000+ of our UK tutors are qualified schoolteachers – so you know they are trained to teach children, safe, and experienced at teaching the latest curriculum at a high-quality.

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You don’t need to scroll through pages of irrelevant and often unavailable tutors with our service. Just fill in our simple form or have a quick phone call and, within 24 hours, we will send you a shortlist of available, suitable teachers in your area.

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You can be safe in the knowledge that if you are unhappy with your first lesson (this is rare, but we understand that sometimes the fit isn’t quite right), we will not charge you for the lesson, and we will look to find you another high-quality teacher.

Just a few of our English teachers in Ipswich

Miss Sophie O

I am a qualified and experienced English and Drama teacher, teaching English Language, English Literature and Drama from Prep and Key Stage 3 through to GCSE; across all major Exam Boards. I was previously a teacher of English and Drama at Hadleigh High School and at Langham Oaks (SEMH); I Support learners with special educational needs and with home school education. I can provide preparation for KS2 SATs, support for GCSEs and GCSE resits and Scholarship and School Entrance Exams. I also provide literacy and functional skills tuition for adult learners. In recent years, I have worked with a number of pupils on a home-school basis, successfully supporting them in developing positive attitudes towards their education. I support my pupils in fulfilling their potential by creating a positive and encouraging environment in which they feel able to participate in learning with confidence. *day time and evening slots available

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
SEN, English, 13+, School Entrance Exams, English Language, English Literature, Study Skills, Homeschool
Qualifications:
Qualified Teacher Status (qualified with Outstanding and special commendation) in Teaching English with Drama at Colchester Teacher Training Consortium (2015). BA (Hons) Musical Theatre, Colchester Institute (2010). I am currently studying for a BSc (Hons) in Integrative Counselling.

Mrs Hayley B

I taught English for 14 years in one of the top schools in Essex and have an excellent track record of results up to A-Level. I am also the internationally published author of two young adult fiction novels. I have tutored all of my students on a long term basis and believe I have a warm and accessible approach which makes the subject fun and interesting. I have considerable SEN tutoring experience, including preparing a homeschooled SEN student for GCSE. References available on request.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
SEN, English, 13+, School Entrance Exams, English Literature, English Language
Qualifications:
PGCE English, Anglia Ruskin University. BA (Hons) English Language and Literature 2:1, University of Birmingham.

Miss Charlotte D

Qualified and experienced Primary Teacher, currently Assistant Head of school and English Lead. I also teach year 3 part of the week where I teach all core subjects within the Primary National Curriculum, Key Stages 1 and 2. I am also a qualified SENCO and so can support children with additional needs. Also teaches Maths and English to Key Stage 2. Provides preparation for SATs, 11+ and School Entrance Exams. SEN experience.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
Primary, SEN, English, Maths, 11+, SATs, School Entrance Exams, Homeschool
Qualifications:
BEd (Hons) Primary Education, University of Hertfordshire (2011). NASENCO Middlesex University (2021).

Mr Philip W

Qualified teacher experienced in Primary and Secondary education, currently a full-time tutor specialising in English from Primary through to GCSE across all the major exam boards. An encouraging, empathetic tutor, dedicated to fulfilling the potential of each student and building confidence through sensitive lesson planning tailored to suit individual needs.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
Primary, SEN, English, English Literature, Homeschool, 13+, School Entrance Exams, English Language, SATs, Study Skills
Qualifications:
BEd English & SEN, University of Sussex, Cert Ed, Brighton College of Education and Advanced Diploma in Special Needs, University of Sussex.

Ms Julia F

Qualified and experienced Primary and English Teacher, recently teaching at Woolpit Primary Academy, currently offering tuition while working on an MA in English Studies with the University of Nottingham. Teaches core subjects across the Primary National Curriculum, Key Stages 1 and 2. Supports preparations for SATs, Scholarship and School Entrance Exams. SEN experience. Teaches English Language and English Literature from Primary and Prep through to Key Stage 3, GCSE and IGCSE; across all the major exam boards. Also offers tuition in English as a Second Language.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
Primary, SEN, English, EFL or ESL, Study Skills, 13+, English Language, English Literature, SATs, School Entrance Exams, Homeschool, 11+
Qualifications:
MA English Studies, University of Nottingham (ongoing). PGCE Primary Education, University of Exeter (2012). BA (Hons) Archaeology, University of London (1981).

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How are Ipswich schools performing?

We connect you to the best teachers who work across several of the best primary and secondary schools in Ipswich (some detailed below). This means we can reliably provide you with a local and experienced tutor that fits your needs.

Ipswich primary school performance:

The Ipswich area has 50 primary schools (one of the top being St Mark's Catholic Primary School, Ipswich with 24% of pupils achieving at a higher standard).

From their latest Oftsed report:
“This is an outstanding school because pupils make outstanding progress, from below average starting points, and attain standards that are above average by Year 6. Pupils' outstanding personal development is a key factor in promoting their exceptional achievement. From their earliest days in school children start to develop as confident learners who are given excellent guidance about how to reach the next stages in their learning.”

The Ipswich local authority has an average of 62% of students meeting the expected standards in reading, writing, and maths at primary school age (vs England's average of 65%). And has an average of 9% achieving higher standard (vs England's average of 11%).

 

Ipswich secondary school performance:

The Ipswich area has 18 secondary schools (one of the top being Copleston High School with 49% of pupils achieving grade 5 or above in English and Maths GCSEs).

From their latest Oftsed report:
“Students who need extra help are given good support. As a result, they are making at least as good progress as other students and the gaps between different groups are closing.”

The Ipswich local authority has an average of 39% of students achieving grade 5 or above in English and Maths GCSEs (vs England's average of 43%). And has an average of 96% of students either staying in education or entering employment after GCSEs (vs England's average of 94%).

Ipswich Ofsted ratings:

64% of Ipswich schools have received at least a 'Good' Ofsted rating, with 6 schools receiving an 'Outstanding' rating in their last evaluation.

Source: Gov.UK Website